Vermont

File photo of Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Vermont Wins $33 Million Early Education Grant

A $33 million federal grant to be awarded to Vermont over four years will be used to expand access to quality early education for Vermont children in need to ensure that every child gets a strong start, Gov. Peter Shumlin said Thursday.

12/11/2014

Golden Retriever are the 2013 most popular dog breeds in the US. (credit:  EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Bacon, Pet Psychic Turn Up Zilch In Search For Dog

Rotisserie chicken, bacon, dog toys, more than a dozen volunteers and even a psychic have not been enough to find Murphy, an elusive golden retriever whose owner’s five-month search for the beloved animal has captivated one mountainous area of Vermont.

12/10/2014

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2 Trucks, ATV And DUI Charges For Vermont Man

Vermont State Police say a 48-year-old man drove his pickup truck off the road, piloted another off the road trying to pull the first one out and then drove an ATV, all while intoxicated.

12/04/2014

Authorities have charged Robin O'Neill, 62, with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of 60-year-old Steve Lott and 28-year-old Jamis Lott.(Photo by Barry Williams/Getty Images)

Cops: Vermont Woman Killed Ex-Fiance And His Son On Day Engagement Ended

Authorities have charged Robin O’Neill, 62, with two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of 60-year-old Steve Lott and 28-year-old Jamis Lott.

11/20/2014

A man gets a bandage on his finger. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Bandage DNA Leads To Arrest In 2-Year-Old Burglary

State police say DNA taken from an adhesive bandage left at the scene of a Vermont camp break-in two years ago has led to an arrest.

11/20/2014

File photo of Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Stupidity’ Remark Leads To Free Health Site Work

An economist who said “the stupidity of the American voter” helped pass the complex federal health care law has agreed to finish his work on Vermont’s health insurance systems for free, a top state official said Wednesday.

11/19/2014

File photo of Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

3 Lawmakers Ask State To Cut Ties With Economist

Three state lawmakers on Monday urged the administration of Gov. Peter Shumlin to sever ties with a Massachusetts Institute of Technology economist who was shown on video saying it was the “stupidity of the American voter” that helped create the Affordable Care Act.

11/17/2014

An owl sits on a tree branch. (credit: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Owl Attacks Hawk At Vermont LL Bean Store Display

The grand opening of an L.L. Bean store in Vermont has ruffled some feathers, with an owl attacking a hawk in a shopping mall display.

11/10/2014

File photo of Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Vermont Legislature To Pick Governor After No Candidate Wins Majority

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin has called it a night without declaring victory in his bid to defeat Republican challenger Scott Milne and secure a third two-year term.

11/05/2014

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Retired Vermont Judge Faces Sanctions

A retired Vermont judge is facing administrative sanctions over claims he repeatedly stole from Montpelier business while serving as a county judge there.

11/02/2014

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